for January 17, 2002
ALTROK Ordinals 27
Bruce Cockburn - "My Beat" (Rounder)
Jeff says: Bruce has released a new "best of" called Anything Anytime Anywhere (Singles 1979-2002). "My Beat" is a new song from that collection that features Patty Griffin singing backing vocals. Also in 2002, Rounder Records will remaster and re-release most of Bruce's back catalog.
Keith John Adams - Memory/Worry 7" Single (Flitwick)
Sean says: Y'see, now, this is insidious, making me break out the old phonograph to play this single, because that means I actually had to expend energy to hear these songs which I now cannot, for the life of me, get out of my head. Kept putting me in the same state of mind Julian Cope tends to put me in, which isn't a bad thing at all. If Flitwick keeps this up, they may one day actually sell a record or two.
Chris Knight - A Pretty Good Guy (Dualtone)
Jeff says: Not to be confused with Christopher Knight ... the kid who played Peter Brady on the Brady Bunch. Singer/songwriter from Slaughters, Kentucky. Often compared to Steve Earle and John Prine.
(This week's Ordinals courtesy Jeff Raspe and Sean Carolan, who will, did I mention, be at that benefit Friday night? A certain defunct radio station's banner has been procured for the event...)
All material ©2001-2014 Sean Carolan, except as noted.
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Thursday, October 17, 2019
A Tribute To The Beatlesí White Album ft Christopher Cross, Todd Rundgren, Micky Dolenz, Jason Scheff (of Chicago) and Joey Molland (of Badfinger) at Count Basie Center For The Arts
Noah Gundersen at Music Hall Of Williamsburg, Bklyn
Vivian Girls at Warsaw, Bklyn
Mark Mulcahy at Boot & Saddle, Philly
Shannon & The Clams at Bell House, Bklyn
The Fleshtones at Bowery Electric
Captain Cream and The Forest Fires at Asbury Park Yacht Club
Richard Lloyd, The Ribeye Brothers and San Tropez at The Saint
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Everything Everything - Photoshop Handsome
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